Installing & Configuring TWS for the Python API
In this video, we describe where to find the Trader Workstation (TWS) and IB Gateway software applications on the IBKR website for downloading and installation.
TWS and IB Gateway are standalone software applications, which offer a Python API that can be used with custom or third party trading applications.
We then discuss the settings in TWS/IB Gateway, necessary to connect an API client and those which can affect order placement.
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